Absence and Edges

Absence and Edges

Absence and Edges Poetry Breakfast ~ at home Sheenagh Pugh is our special guest this month, and has chosen the theme ‘Absence and Edges’. Sheenagh has made her home on Shetland (Hil and I must get there one day!) and many of her poems are deeply reflective...
Poetry Breakfast?

Poetry Breakfast?

Poetry breakfast Poetry, coffee, people … Poetry Breakfasts used to take place in Much Wenlock, at Aardvark Books, at The Poetry Pharmacy and the Bleddfa Centre. Now, they happen in my sitting room ~ and yours! Poems on a given theme are chosen by anyone who...
On mortality

On mortality

intimations of Mortality Poetry Breakfast ~ at home Brian Patten is our special guest this month. Brian has chosen the theme Intimations of Mortality ~ and as ever we have come up with a wide-ranging selection of poems for us all to enjoy. Brian is a poet that many of...
Vanishing Acts 2

Vanishing Acts 2

Vanishing Acts 2 Poetry Breakfast ~ at home No, you’re not seeing double, or experiencing déja vu! This is our second Poetry Breakfast on the theme of Vanishing Acts as we simply had too many poems to include them all in one blog. So Tess Jolly is our special...
Vanishing Acts 2

Vanishing Acts 1

Vanishing Acts 1 Poetry Breakfast ~ at home Tess Jolly is our special guest this month. Tess has chosen the theme ‘Vanishing Acts’ ~ and what a rich seam it has proved to be, with poems spanning a range of moods and times: from the lively and humorous to the dark and...